Tuner F80 M3, F82 M4, 228i and E36 M3 participate in the 2014 European Car Tuner GP. The relatively low powered E36 M3 nearly takes the win. See inside for the winner.
Watch the BMW i8 drag race against the F82 M4 (manual transmission).
Another beautiful M4 in a BMW Individual color has been delivered, this one in “Hellrot” or Bright Red.
Follow along with TomElektro as he shares his hardcore E92 M3 track car build experience with the BIMMERPOST community.
Motorhead hosted their first Hill Climb event held on the winding stretch of road that makes up the amazing Mazda Turnpike located on Hakone mountain. This special event played host to a wide range of racing machines from Super GT (BMW Z4 GT3) to classic race cars along with a high powered drift machine all with the sole intentions of attacking these fast paced, dangerous road.
The F30 LCI facelift is rendered here in what is expected to be a mild revision to the styling. To recap, here’s our latest info on the F30 LCI:
Until now, adaptive LED headlights have only been available on the 4 Series but it will soon be available on the F30/F31 LCI models. Alongside the LED headlights, the F30/F31 LCI will also feature LED tail lights.
Prototypes show a restyled front bumper, deeper inset headlights (from the beefier bumper design) and shapelier kidney grilles. The … CONTINUED
Have a look at what the $10,000 Pure Metal Silver BMW Individual paint looks against Silverstone, a standard color on the BMW M5.
Overview of the most important accolades awarded to BMW in 2014:
Accolades bestowed by the World Car Awards:
World Green Car of the Year for the BMW i3
World Car Design of the Year for the BMW i3
Engine of the Year for the BMW 3-litre straight six-cylinder petrol engine
Accolades awarded by Euro NCAP:
“Euro NCAP Advanced Award”:
Pedestrian Warning with City Braking function
Driver assistance systems from BMW ConnectedDrive
Accolades awarded by “auto, motor und sport”:
BMW i3, BMW 4 Series Coupe, BMW 5 Series in each of their respective segments
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BIMMERPOST member and M4 owner karussell shares his M4 weight measurements and feedback / review from running the M4 at Road Atlanta.
Radar detector review featuring a Escort 9500ci versus Valentine One comparison on a BMW M4.
In its original configuration, the i3 had goal set for a charge rate over 7.0 kW. Unfortunately, owners reported problems with the KLE (onboard charger) with ultimate charger failure. To rectify the situation, BMW issued a software update to limit the charging rate to 4-5.5kW.
Now, BMW has issued a service action (referenced above) to replace the onboard chargers which will bring the charging rate back up to the original intended rate of ~7 kW.
If you own an i3, now might be a good … CONTINUED
Report and scenes from a couple M3 friend’s drive of the Tail of the Dragon and The Skyway.
Did you all receive what you wanted for Christmas? If so, was it as ugly and awesome as this??
This is the story of Dirk Schulz, the first BMW i8 customer. He optioned the car when he saw the concept vehicle back in 2010. At that time he did not know the price or any technical data or even if the car will be produced.
We’ve shown you BMW-centric cars from the Essen Motor Show, now see the rest of the show!
The X1 has been slowly dropping its camouflage over the last year and it may finally have lost all its front end covering in this purported image of a production X1. Seen here is half of the front fascia, giving us an unobstructed look at the final bumper and headlight design. An interior photo was posted along with the exterior pic, matching the X1 interior we’ve previously shared with you, and providing further credibility to the exterior photo being that of the upcoming new … CONTINUED
Results and videos from the 2015 BMW X5 (F15) crash tests, where the X5 scored an overall full 5 star rating from the NHTSA.
This has truly been an epic year for the much loved M235i. Some accomplishments this year include replacing the 3-Series on Car and Driver’s 10 Best List for 2014, took down the E46 M3 on a track test done by AutoBild, named an Automobile All-star for 2014. Anyway you slice it, this is an impressive list of accolades for a car to make in its first year.
Its only fitting to add another title to the crown, “Best cars of 2014″ given by Autocar UK, … CONTINUED